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by Rockywing
Wed May 26, 2010 8:22 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Unwanted mural on GL-1500
Replies: 10
Views: 443

Re: Unwanted mural on GL-1500

EasyOff! I still have 3/4 of a can left, my wife will probably want me clean the oven.
by Rockywing
Tue May 25, 2010 11:39 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Cruising Speed
Replies: 3
Views: 673

Cruising Speed

I'm new to the Goldwing but not to cycling, been riding for about 40 years. Sunday my wife and I rode about 200 miles and it was great! We rode the back roads of the rolling hills of Wisconsin and the bike (91 Aspencade) performed flawlessly. A question on the OD gear, when cruising at 55 in 4th I'm...
by Rockywing
Tue May 25, 2010 11:13 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Unwanted mural on GL-1500
Replies: 10
Views: 443

Re: Unwanted mural on GL-1500

Just wanted everyone to know the oven cleaqner worked great! Thanks to all!
by Rockywing
Fri May 21, 2010 2:06 pm
Forum: GL1100 DIY Articles
Topic: Polishing Diamond Plate or Aluminum
Replies: 27
Views: 28765

Re: Polishing Diamond Plate or Aluminum

This reminds me of the late sixties when I owned a Bridgestone 175. One winter I tore the engine apart and polished all the aluminum: cases, side covers over cards, etc. I polished everything using rubbing compound and single speed drill motor with a buffing pad. Final polish was by hand using a met...
by Rockywing
Thu May 20, 2010 8:28 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Unwanted mural on GL-1500
Replies: 10
Views: 443

Re: Unwanted mural on GL-1500

Thanks for everyone's help! I bought the oven cleaner last night and tried a very small spot and it worked. Hope to try a whole panel tonight. My biggest concern was the finish under the mural and that seems unaffected by the oven cleaner. I will let everyone know how it turns out.
by Rockywing
Fri May 14, 2010 1:31 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Unwanted mural on GL-1500
Replies: 10
Views: 443

Unwanted mural on GL-1500

I have an unusual question: I recently purchased a 1991 GL-1500 Aspencade, black and it beautiful condition. The only thing I don't like is that on the side panels of the upper luggage compartment are murals (painted on). The pin-striping that was done on the rest of the bike if great but I don't ca...